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Avalanche Safety Introduction
BE SAFE FOR YOURSELF & FELLOW RIDERS
Backcountry skiing or split boarding is your gateway into a whole new adventure and sporting experience. You will now have access to untracked skiing and terrain that is almost unheard of in resort skiing. With this comes a responsibility to yourself, your family, your touring buddies, and the the rescue community to do things right.
Wow, that sounds kinda intimidating huh? Well it need not be. If you take the time to learn the skills to tour efficiently and safely you can look forward to a lifetime of fun and adventure. Is it completely safe? No, but there are hundreds of thousands of backcountry trips conducted every year and only an extremely small percentage result in mishap. Most of those mishaps are preventable. But any mishap can be serious and you will want to learn how to avoid them..
7 Terrain Tips for Backcountry Skiing
A MUST SEE FOR ALL BACKCOUNTRY ENTHUSIASTS